Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus

Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus serves 14 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 12% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

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Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus's student population of 14 students has grown by 250% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 31% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students14 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≤5%
41%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
12%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio1:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
14%
10%
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Hispanic
29%
29%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
57%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.580.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBergen County Vocational Technical School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus is Bergen County Juvenile Detention Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Emotionally Disturbed (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Paramus Bergen County Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    Grades: 9-11 | 13 students
    0.3 miles
    296 E Ridgewood Ave
    Paramus, NJ 07652
    (201) 599-6185
    0.3 9-11 13
  • Paramus Emotionally Disturbed Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 109 students
    0.3 miles
    540 Farview Avenue
    Paramus, NJ 07652
    (201) 343-6000
    0.3 PK-12 109
  • Paramus Life Skills Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 93 students
    0.3 miles
    540 Farview Avenue
    Paramus, NJ 07652
    (201) 343-6000
    0.3 PK-12 93
  • Paramus Multiply Handicaped Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 65 students
    0.3 miles
    540 Farview Avenue
    Paramus, NJ 07652
    (201) 343-6000
    0.3 PK-12 65
  • Paramus N. A. Bleshman Regional Day School Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 84 students
    0.3 miles
    333 East Ridgewood Avenue
    Paramus, NJ 07652
    (201) 343-6000
    0.3 PK-12 84

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